Season 5 Joey discovers out whenever he understands that the 2 took a vacation together («the main one Using The Kips»).
They attempt to keep their relationship secret from their other friends to prevent jokes that are attracting concerns in early stages, nonetheless they all ultimately discover. They generate him guarantee not to inform anybody, and then he agrees even if keeping the trick puts him in humiliating positions, with Joey just continuing to keep quiet after creating a whole tale that embarrasses Monica in exchange. Rachel later overhears a telephone discussion between your two containing intimate innuendo («the only With All The Resolutions»), although Monica denies this when she actually is faced with Rachel. («the main one With Chandler’s Work Laugh») Rachel chooses to let the 2 think she and Rachel go with Ross to check out Ugly Naked Guy’s apartment and sees Monica and Chandler having sex when she looks out of the window that she does not know until Phoebe finds out about Monica and Chandler when. Phoebe and Rachel start to wreck havoc on Monica and Chandler that leads to Chandler saying it slip at Thanksgiving and then denying it) that he loves Monica for the second time (Having previously let. Ross discovers out of the same manner within the last few scene associated with episode that is same. («Usually The One Where Everyone Finds Out»)
The few face brand new challenges with their relationship out in the available.
One other’s teasing about them engaged and getting married sparks Chandler’s concern about dedication, resulting in a battle among them. Chandler ultimately proposes to show he is perhaps maybe not afraid to have hitched, but she quickly reassures him that she does not desire wedding or kids straight away and it is thrilled to assist him through his relationship dilemmas. («the main one Using The woman whom Hits Joey») Later Monica get’s worried that they have beenn’t as all over one another as Phoebe along with her brand new boyfriend Gary, but Chandler reassures her that getting after dark initial phases associated with relationship and what exactly is time may be found in the long run is more exciting for him and whatever they have actually is particularly unique. («The Main One With Rachel’s Inadvertent Kiss»)
Within the Season 5 finale, Monica publications them a trip that is romantic Las Las Las Vegas or their anniversary («Plane-iversary»). But Chandler is devastated whenever Phoebe unintentionally reveals that Monica had meal together with her ex-boyfriend Richard Burke. He ultimately admits to Monica he’s jealous he can’t compare to that because he knows Richard is the love of her life and. Amazed, Monica guarantees which he’s now the love of her life and comforted they affirm they will have never liked someone else up to they have liked one another. («Usually The One In Las Las Las Vegas, Role 1»)
Once they all head to Las vegas, they may be on an absolute streak during the crabs dining table whenever Chandler tells Monica that, if she rolls another hard eight, they need to go on it as an indication and obtain married that evening. One of many dice pops up utilizing the four plus the other rolls from the dining table. Once they go searching because of it, they view it could possibly be either a four or even a five, nonetheless they concur that it is a four and choose to get hitched. Each goes up to a nearby wedding chapel and are usually waiting to obtain hitched whenever a rather drunk and married Rachel and Ross emerge through the wedding chapel («the main one In Vegas, Part 2»). Seeing Rachel and Ross disturbs both Monica and Chandler, in addition they begin to think they may be moving too fast. They each wish to back away regarding the Las Vegas wedding, but neither of these desires to disappoint one other, it up to fate so they decide they’re going to leave. Nonetheless, even though they keep getting indications telling them they ought to get married, they feel they’ve beenn’t prepared yet. Chandler indicates transferring together rather and Monica enthusiastically agrees. («The Only After Las Las Vegas»).
They face some dilemmas about transferring together, while they argue over how much of Chandler’s material must be relocated in and how to handle it with Rachel’s free space.
Monica relents and makes much more space for Chandler’s things, including their barcalounger and dog that is white they consent to utilize the space for one thing they both enjoy. («the main one Where Ross Hugs Rachel») the remainder show imply they adjust well to residing together and no longer arguments are shown.
Once the gang consider exactly just what their life will have been like if key occasions proved differently, Monica and Chandler nevertheless wind up dating despite Monica nevertheless being fat and Chandler being fully a writer/Joey’s associate, with Chandler ‘offering’ to fall asleep with Monica whenever her then-boyfriend terminated a planned date and Chandler then admitting to deeper feelings. («One That Has Been, Part 2»)
After residing together for per year, Chandler chooses he is willing to propose to Monica, investing in a band with Phoebe’s assistance, in which he takes her down to her favorite restaurant for a evening that is romantic. Nevertheless, the night does not get because planned; Richard appears and it is seated in the next dining table. If they get back home, nevertheless perhaps not involved, but very first Phoebe after which Rachel asks to see Monica’s hand, Chandler is upset thinking his shock happens to be ruined. Phoebe and Joey convince him it is not, that all he has to do is simply take a few days convincing her which he’s nowhere near willing to get hitched, then it will nevertheless be a shock as he really does propose. Their plan goes down a tad too well, and things have a lot more beyond control whenever Richard turns up and tells Monica he nevertheless really loves her and desires to marry her. Monica is extremely upset about how exactly unjust it really is, stating that «fair» might have been if Richard had wished to marry her back when she had been nevertheless in love with him, or if perhaps Chandler desired to marry her now. Meanwhile, Chandler frantically searches on her, stressed that he is gone past an acceptable limit in pretending he don’t would like to get hitched and that he may have ruined every thing. She was there waiting for Chandler with hundreds of lit candles all over the room when he returns to their apartment that evening Joey had already explained everything to Monica, and. Monica gets straight down using one knee and attempts to propose, but she begins crying a great deal she can’t complete it, so Chandler gets down on a single knee too, telling her that she makes him happier than he ever truly imagined he could possibly be. Telling Monica which he will invest the others of these life attempting to make her believe that delighted, he asks Monica to marry him, and Monica claims ‘yes’. («Usually The One With All The Proposal, Part 2»)